The table below looks at the statistics for the PC Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PC Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PC Support Engineer
Rank 892 876 884
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a PC Support Engineer 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.001% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £33,250 £28,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £28,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £28,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £38,250

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PC Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PC Support Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PC Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PC Support Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PC Support Engineer within the UK.

PC Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

PC Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PC Support Engineer over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

PC Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

PC Support Engineer
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PC Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 2 £33,250 +16.66%
London -5 2 £33,250 +16.66%
Wimbledon - 1 £26,500 -

PC Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited PC Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PC Support Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) MS Office
3 18 (64.29%) DHCP
3 18 (64.29%) DNS
4 17 (60.71%) Windows 7
4 17 (60.71%) VMware
5 16 (57.14%) Android
5 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (57.14%) LAN
5 16 (57.14%) WAN
5 16 (57.14%) MS Excel
6 15 (53.57%) Blackberry
6 15 (53.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (53.57%) VPN
6 15 (53.57%) Firewall
7 13 (46.43%) Citrix
7 13 (46.43%) Lotus
8 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (42.86%) SAN
8 12 (42.86%) Symantec
8 12 (42.86%) McAfee
8 12 (42.86%) Clearswift
8 12 (42.86%) VMS
8 12 (42.86%) Lotus Domino
8 12 (42.86%) MCSE
8 12 (42.86%) SecurID
8 12 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (42.86%) Backup Exec
8 12 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server

PC Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited PC Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with PC Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (53.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (42.86%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (71.43%) MS Office
2 16 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) DHCP
1 18 (64.29%) DNS
2 16 (57.14%) LAN
2 16 (57.14%) WAN
3 15 (53.57%) VPN
3 15 (53.57%) Firewall
4 12 (42.86%) SAN
4 12 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Blackberry
2 12 (42.86%) SecurID
3 2 (7.14%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) Wiki
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows 7
3 16 (57.14%) Android
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (42.86%) VMS
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Phone 8
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Phone
6 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 7 (25.00%) Mac OS
6 7 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (42.86%) MCSE
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 12 (42.86%) vSphere
1 12 (42.86%) XenApp
2 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Backup Exec
1 12 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) VMware
2 13 (46.43%) Citrix
2 13 (46.43%) Lotus
3 12 (42.86%) Symantec
3 12 (42.86%) McAfee
3 12 (42.86%) Clearswift
4 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.00%) Apple
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco
7 3 (10.71%) Remedy